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Headquartered in Louisville, KY and ranked among the top carriers in the U.S., Mercer Transportation Co., Inc. (Mercer) has earned a reputation as one of the nation’s leading owner operator companies. For over forty years, Mercer has built a family on the foundation of honesty, professional freedom, and experience.

 

What do Mercer Transportation Carrier Dispatcher/Coordinators Do?
Strategically find loads with the carrier’s preferences in mind. The ideal candidate must be an excellent communicator and able to remain calm, composed, and concise. You must be able to multi-task as well as take the appropriate action with little supervision. The goal is to save drivers time and help in making the best business decisions for them by understanding the fluctuating market and remaining committed to identifying the best rates and loads!

Shift: Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm
Pay: $15/hr, paid bi-weekly.

Job duties often include:

  • Good communication and a positive attitude are a must. Must be able to communicate well with agents, drivers, and fellow employees.
  • Handles inbound telephone traffic to maximize the use of Broker carrier availability. Assists agents and freight coordinators in matching broker trucks with available loads to maximize efficiency.
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with Broker Carriers.
  • Makes outbound calls to offer freight to outside carriers.
  • Handles check calls and advance requests from Broker Carrier drivers and dispatchers in accordance with established policy.

Education Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent.

 

 

Compensation and Benefits:
Mercer offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits programs provided to all eligible employees; paid vacation, holidays and sick leave, medical/life/long-term disability insurance, and 401K Plan; and voluntary optional dental/vision/short-term disability insurance.

May be subject to the following screening requirements: Motor Vehicle, Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check, Financial Background Check.

Equal Employment Opportunity:
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, or mental and/or physical disability.

To apply for this job please visit mercertrans.bamboohr.com.